AKC Name: GCH RPYR Hot Rod Linkin
THD BN RA CGCA VX AAT&A (Level 3)
Date of Birth: July 30, 2010
Breed: Great Pyrenees
Linkin’s ancestors were bred to be livestock guardians in the Pyrenees Mountains of northern Spain. He has made well over 1000 therapy visits on behalf of the Love on a Leash Therapy Dog organization. He regularly goes to classes and events at UCSB and visits senior citizens, children in libraries, and Special Olympics athletes.
Linkin has received many Versatility and Therapy Dog Awards from the Great Pyrenees Club of America and American Kennel Club titles for therapy, citizenship, obedience, and rally. Linkin enjoys hiking in his spare time.